Updated Wednesday Apr. 17

2024 NBA Strength of Schedule Rankings

Strength of Schedule Played and Strength of Schedule Remaining for all 30 NBA teams.

Our NBA Strength of Schedule rankings represents the average difficulty of those opponents that each team has faced or will face during the current season. The strength of an opponent is determined by their ranking in our Composite NBA Power Rankings. A low opponent average ranking (opp avg) indicates a difficult schedule, whereas a high opponent average ranking suggests an easier schedule.

NBA Strength of Schedule Played

Our Strength of Schedule Played shows the current average ranking for each opponent that a given team has faced to date.

DIFFICULT

EASY

TEAM DIVISION GURU
RANK
AVERAGE
OPPONENT
RANK
1
Trail BlazersPOR21-61
Northwest 27
14.18
2
JazzUTAH31-51
Northwest 23
14.19
3
SpursSA22-60
Southwest 25
14.26
4
KingsSAC46-36
Pacific 15
14.29
5
LakersLAL47-35
Pacific 17
14.58
6
GrizzliesMEM27-55
Southwest 24
14.72
7
RocketsHOU41-41
Southwest 19
14.86
8
WarriorsGS46-36
Pacific 13
14.97
9
ClippersLAC51-31
Pacific 6
15.24
10
MavericksDAL50-32
Southwest 9
15.40
11
PelicansNO49-33
Southwest 7
15.40
12
TimberwolvesMIN56-26
Northwest 4
15.41
13
HornetsCHA21-61
Southeast 30
15.55
14
SunsPHX49-33
Pacific 8
15.59
15
ThunderOKC57-25
Northwest 2
15.59
16
NuggetsDEN57-25
Northwest 3
15.60
17
PistonsDET14-68
Central 28
15.63
18
RaptorsTOR25-57
Atlantic 26
15.67
19
WizardsWSH15-67
Southeast 29
15.73
20
NetsBKN32-50
Atlantic 22
15.78
21
HawksATL36-46
Southeast 21
15.90
22
BucksMIL49-33
Central 11
15.92
23
BullsCHI39-43
Central 20
16.04
24
PacersIND47-35
Central 12
16.08
25
KnicksNY50-32
Atlantic 5
16.12
26
MagicORL47-35
Southeast 18
16.35
27
CavaliersCLE48-34
Central 14
16.37
28
CelticsBOS64-18
Atlantic 1
16.46
29
76ersPHI47-35
Atlantic 10
16.47
30
HeatMIA46-36
Southeast 16
16.66

NBA Strength of Schedule Remaining

Our Strength of Schedule Remaining rankings show the average difficulty of opponents each team will face for the rest of the season.

DIFFICULT

EASY

TEAM DIVISION GURU
RANK
AVERAGE
OPPONENT
RANK
1
CelticsBOS64-18
Atlantic 1
0.00
2
LakersLAL47-35
Pacific 17
0.00
3
MagicORL47-35
Southeast 18
0.00
4
RocketsHOU41-41
Southwest 19
0.00
5
BullsCHI39-43
Central 20
0.00
6
HawksATL36-46
Southeast 21
0.00
7
NetsBKN32-50
Atlantic 22
0.00
8
JazzUTAH31-51
Northwest 23
0.00
9
GrizzliesMEM27-55
Southwest 24
0.00
10
SpursSA22-60
Southwest 25
0.00
11
RaptorsTOR25-57
Atlantic 26
0.00
12
Trail BlazersPOR21-61
Northwest 27
0.00
13
PistonsDET14-68
Central 28
0.00
14
WizardsWSH15-67
Southeast 29
0.00
15
HeatMIA46-36
Southeast 16
0.00
16
KingsSAC46-36
Pacific 15
0.00
17
ThunderOKC57-25
Northwest 2
0.00
18
NuggetsDEN57-25
Northwest 3
0.00
19
TimberwolvesMIN56-26
Northwest 4
0.00
20
KnicksNY50-32
Atlantic 5
0.00
21
ClippersLAC51-31
Pacific 6
0.00
22
PelicansNO49-33
Southwest 7
0.00
23
SunsPHX49-33
Pacific 8
0.00
24
MavericksDAL50-32
Southwest 9
0.00
25
76ersPHI47-35
Atlantic 10
0.00
26
BucksMIL49-33
Central 11
0.00
27
PacersIND47-35
Central 12
0.00
28
WarriorsGS46-36
Pacific 13
0.00
29
CavaliersCLE48-34
Central 14
0.00
30
HornetsCHA21-61
Southeast 30
0.00